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Fugro takes delivery of second of three vessels

Fugro has taken delivery of the second of the three Fugro offshore coastal survey vessels (FOCSVs) being built by Damen. The Fugro Pioneer is a compact survey ship capable of undertaking a wide range of survey, monitoring, and inspection operations.

 

Knutsen NYK Offshore Tankers orders two DP-2 shuttle tankers

Knutsen NYK Offshore Tankers has entered new long-term charters with a subsidiary of BG Group to provide shuttle tanker services in Brazil.

Ophir finds more success offshore Equatorial Guinea

Ophir Energy plc has made a gas discovery in its Silenus East-1 well in block R, offshore Equatorial Guinea.

Next Sapinhoá floater leaves Brazil shipyard

The FPSO Cidade de Ilhabela has sailed from the Brasa shipyard for sea trials ahead of service on Petrobras’ Sapinhoá field in the Santos basin presalt block BM-S-9.

Energy Searcher suspends drilling offshore Nigeria

Northern Offshore says its drillship Energy Searcher has experienced technical problems with control hoses to its BOP while on duty offshore Nigeria.

Island Offshore completes open water coil tubing drilling operation

At the beginning of the year, Island Offshore, with its partner Baker Hughes, entered a back-to-back agreement with VTT Maritime, which had been awarded a contract for ground core sampling above the world’s longest [25,5 km (16 mi)] and deepest [385 m (1,263 ft)] subsea road tunnel, named Rogfast.

McDermott completes contract scope for GoM project

McDermott International Inc. has completed the Jack and St. Malo project in the Gulf of Mexico for Chevron USA Inc.

Oceanica orders two Saab Seaeye Falcon ROVs

Oceanica, a Brazilian subsea engineering company, has ordered two Saab Seaeye Falcon ROVs for its expanding operations with Petrobras.

Petrobras commits to second Aker subsea intervention vessel

Petrobras has contracted Aker Oilfield Services (AKOFS) to provide subsea intervention services offshore Brazil from the Aker Wayfarer vessel.

McDermott christens its latest vessel, CSV108

McDermott International Inc. has christened its new Construction Support Vessel 108 (CSV 108) at Metalships & Docks shipyard in Vigo, Spain.

 

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